1814 (MDCCCXIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar, the 1814th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 814th year of the 2nd millennium, the 14th year of the 19th century, and the 5th year of the 1810s decade. As of the start of 1814, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1814 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1814
Ab urbe condita2567
Armenian calendar1263
Assyrian calendar6564
Balinese saka calendar1735–1736
Bengali calendar1221
Berber calendar2764
British Regnal year54 Geo. 3 – 55 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar2358
Burmese calendar1176
Byzantine calendar7322–7323
Chinese calendar癸酉年 (Water Rooster)
4511 or 4304
    — to —
甲戌年 (Wood Dog)
4512 or 4305
Coptic calendar1530–1531
Discordian calendar2980
Ethiopian calendar1806–1807
Hebrew calendar5574–5575
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1870–1871
 - Shaka Samvat1735–1736
 - Kali Yuga4914–4915
Holocene calendar11814
Igbo calendar814–815
Iranian calendar1192–1193
Islamic calendar1229–1230
Japanese calendarBunka 11
Javanese calendar1740–1741
Julian calendarGregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar4147
Minguo calendar98 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar346
Thai solar calendar2356–2357
Tibetan calendar阴水鸡年
(female Water-Rooster)
1940 or 1559 or 787
    — to —
(male Wood-Dog)
1941 or 1560 or 788
January 29: Battle of Brienne

Events edit

January edit

February 1: Cagsawa Church is destroyed by eruption of Mount Mayon.

February edit

March edit

March 9: The schooner Enterprise returns from the Caribbean.

April–June edit

July–September edit

September 13: Bombardment of Fort McHenry
November 1: Anglo-Nepalese war begins

October–December edit

Date unknown edit

Births edit

January–June edit

Heinrich Geissler

July–December edit

Anders Jonas Ångström
Adolphe Sax

Date unknown edit

Deaths edit

January–June edit

Johann Gottlieb Fichte

July–December edit

Matthew Flinders
Marquis de Sade

References edit

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